Cuffe-McGinn Funeral Home

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Christopher Janakas

December 17, 1951March 10, 2020

Christopher Janakas, 68 of Swampscott passed away on March 10, 2020 after a long battle with Huntington’s Disease. He was born in Lynn on December 17, 1951 to his beloved parents Joanne (Kalonis) Janakas and the late Harry Janakas.

Christopher lived and proudly worked in Swampscott for most of his life. He was a devoted son and brother and was always there when you needed someone and would do anything for his family.

He was the beloved brother of Patricia Schneider of Swampscott, the dear uncle of Cory Schneider of FL, Kurt Schneider of FL, and Nicole Schneider of Swampscott, and the cherished Grand Uncle of Tristan and Olivia.

All services for Christopher will be held privately. Donations may be made in Christopher’s memory to The Huntington’s Disease Society of America, 505 Eighth Avenue / Suite 902, New York, NY 10018.


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Mary Koutsis

March 21, 2020

My sympathies to JJ and her family on the passing of Chris. Although we cannot be together at this time, know that I am thinking of you and praying for you. Love Mary